Bivouac Storms To Vain Stakes Victory

After settling behind the speed, once jockey Hugh Bowman angled the son of Exceed And Excel into the clear in the home straight he produced a scintillating turn of speed, recording a 10.91-second split between the 400-200 and 11.08s for the last 200m.

Charles Sets Off On Road To The Cup

Lance O’Sullivan, who trains in partnership with Andrew Scott, has little expectation of his talented stayer Charles Road as he lights a fuse on another Gr.1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) campaign in Sydney on Saturday.